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examiner.com
Live streaming of Memorial Day eventssacrifices of Civil War soldiers. During that first national celebration, forme
Live streaming of Memorial Day events
examiner.com / Posted an hour ago
sacrifices of Civil War soldiers. During that first national celebration, former Union General and sitting Ohio Congressman James Garfield spoke at Arlington National Cemetery. Afterwards 5,000 participants decorated the graves of the 20,000 Union... Read more
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Daily Press
'Their last full measure'forget what they did here." Isn't that what Memorial Day is all about? In fac
'Their last full measure'
Daily Press / Posted 20 hours ago
forget what they did here." Isn't that what Memorial Day is all about? In fact, a few years after Lincoln at Gettysburg, James Garfield — former Union general, future president — expressed similar sentiments at Arlington National Cemetery on the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Memorial Day events offer ways to rememberthe Grand Army of the Republic. The Memorial Day website, www.usmemorialday.or
Memorial Day events offer ways to remember
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
the Grand Army of the Republic. The Memorial Day website, www.usmemorialday.org, reported then Gen. and future President James Garfield made a speech at Arlington National Cemetery on that first Decoration Day — May 30, 1868 — with 5,000... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
As connections to military fade, veterans fill the voidin the midst of a Civil War that was a year old. In 1868, in what is considere
As connections to military fade, veterans fill the void
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted yesterday
in the midst of a Civil War that was a year old. In 1868, in what is considered the first national Decoration Day, Gen. James Garfield made a speech at the Arlington National Cemetery, the site of 20,000 graves of Union and Confederate soldiers,... Read more
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Mashable
44 books on 44 presidents: How a gunman and a doctor killed Garfieldto be less interesting than you might think. Candice Millard's Destiny of the
44 books on 44 presidents: How a gunman and a doctor killed Garfield
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
to be less interesting than you might think. Candice Millard's Destiny of the Republic is not a traditional biography of James Garfield, either, and I'm so much happier for it. While the book includes enough detail to get a sense of Garfield as a... Read more
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Cabot Star-Herald
“Never Forget”John A. Logan of the Grand Army of the Republic—an organization of former soldi
“Never Forget”
Cabot Star-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
John A. Logan of the Grand Army of the Republic—an organization of former soldiers and sailors. That same day General James Garfield gave a speech at Arlington National Cemetery where 5,000 observers laid flowers at the graves of the more than... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Garfield Park Village in Santa Cruz shows off $33M makeovercommunities for senior citizens in six states. Christian Church Homes built th
Garfield Park Village in Santa Cruz shows off $33M makeover
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
communities for senior citizens in six states. Christian Church Homes built the project in 1964 and named it for President James Garfield, a minister in the church before he fought in the Civil War and won election to Congress where he became... Read more
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Breitbart
Political Historian Joshua Kendall: Most Presidents’ Children Grew Up Unhappy, Unsuccessfuladopted children. Each president’s parenting style reveals much about his belie
Political Historian Joshua Kendall: Most Presidents’ Children Grew Up Unhappy, Unsuccessful
Breitbart / Posted 17 days ago
adopted children. Each president’s parenting style reveals much about his beliefs, as well as his psychological make-up. James Garfield enjoyed jumping on the bed with his kids. FDR’s children, on the other hand, had to make appointments to talk... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘First Dads’ looks at the parenting styles of presidential popsto figures who are often reduced to lists of legislative achievements or contro
‘First Dads’ looks at the parenting styles of presidential pops
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
to figures who are often reduced to lists of legislative achievements or controversies. We learn, for instance, that James Garfield sang Gilbert and Sullivan hits to his teenage sons and enjoyed reading Shakespeare aloud to them. We see Teddy... Read more
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The Morning Call
Civic Theatre's 'Assassins' is fascinating and unsettlingis "The Ballad of Guiteau," which has Guiteau jauntily dancing up the steps to
Civic Theatre's 'Assassins' is fascinating and unsettling
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
is "The Ballad of Guiteau," which has Guiteau jauntily dancing up the steps to the gallows after shooting President James Garfield, who laughed when he asked to be made ambassador to France. As the assassins realize their actions never... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Chester Arthur Slept Here, And So Could Youseemed that Arthur was becoming too powerful, President Rutherford B. Hayes fir
Chester Arthur Slept Here, And So Could You
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 20 days ago
seemed that Arthur was becoming too powerful, President Rutherford B. Hayes fired him. In January 1881, Hayes was out and James Garfield was in as president, with Mr. Arthur as his vice president. Before the year was out, Mr. Garfield was dead due... Read more
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Salon.com
The glory of the beard: It’s the one bandwagon politician can’t jump onthe decades that flanked the Civil War, they’ve been out of our political life
The glory of the beard: It’s the one bandwagon politician can’t jump on
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
the decades that flanked the Civil War, they’ve been out of our political life for a long time now. (You have to go back to James Garfield to find a U.S. president who wore a beard during his entire presidency.) So this is why I’m hoping Barack... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
The New Canaan News / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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Philly.com
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880U.S. president whose birthplace, home and final resting place can be visited in
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
U.S. president whose birthplace, home and final resting place can be visited in one day. Here's a look at those sites. JAMES GARFIELD BIRTHPLACE Garfield was the last president born in a log cabin. His father died when he was an infant, and... Read more
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Greenwich Time
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
Greenwich Time / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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The News-Times
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
The News-Times / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
Darien News-Review / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfie
A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue of President James Garfield inside the James A. Garfield Memorial at the Lake View Cemetery in Cleveland. Garfield was assassinated in 1881. This April 23, 2016 photo shows a white marble statue... Read more
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The Morning Call
A killer musical: Allentown's Civic Theatre presents 'Assassins'even using violence, to be noticed. The successful assassins are Booth; Charle
A killer musical: Allentown's Civic Theatre presents 'Assassins'
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
even using violence, to be noticed. The successful assassins are Booth; Charles Guiteau (Kirk Lawrence), who killed James Garfield; Zeon Czolgosz (Will Morris), who killed William McKinley, and Lee Harvey Oswald (Matt Meches), who killed... Read more
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The Columbian
The single best joke told by each of the presidentsa Republican banquet about how his ticket won Indiana: “If it were not for the
The single best joke told by each of the presidents
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
a Republican banquet about how his ticket won Indiana: “If it were not for the reporters, I would tell you the truth.” • James Garfield, on the presidency: “My God! What is there in this place that a man should ever want to get into it?” •... Read more
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